Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
Our true nationality is mankind.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
Each man is questioned by life; and he can only answer to life by answering for his own life; to life he can only respond by being responsible.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.